Roman Atwood is extremely popular YouTuber. His main channel has been featuring mostly various pranks since 2012. Later on, he added also second channel titled Roman Atwood Vlogs that focuses mainly on his personal life. His unrivaled popularity gained him massive income stream from online advertisement and made him rich. Roman Atwood’s net worth is about 14,5 million dollars as of 2020. Check you also what are similar YouTubers Zoella, Tom Cassell, and Yousef Erakat worth.
Bio – career path and wife
Roman was born May 28, 1983 in Millersport, Ohio. He used to work in a rope manufacturing company owned by his parents but his big passion has always been video production. He married his first wife Shanna back in 2001. They have a son Noah together. But his wife allegedly cheated on him and as a result they got a divorce in 2008.
Before becoming famous, Atwood started dating a new girlfriend named Brittney Smith. After long romantic relationship, she gave birth to Roman’s second son, Kane Alexander, in 2011. Yet, they still remained unmarried, maybe because Roman had a such a bad experience the first time.
But their romantic bond survived even Atwood’s stellar success on YouTube and him becoming rich. And eventually, they threw an exotic wedding in Hawaii in 2018. Today, they are still happily married, his wife Brittney frequently appears in his videos and they also have another kid, daugther named Cora.
Some of Atwoods’s video went insanely viral. Let’s have a look at some of the most famous. His main channel accumulated 10.5 million subscribers and his most viewed video is Anniversary Prank Backfires! from six years ago. This single prank secured him incredible 93 million views! Some other favorites include Crazy Plastic Ball Prank and Stealing Peoples Gas Prank. Just brief look at some other most-viewed leaves you with no doubt that to become popular prankster, Roman was willing to walk a very thin and dangerous line sometimes.
Although Roman Atwood started his YouTube career on pranks, his vlogging channel with more personal content gained even bigger popularity over the time. As of 2020, he has 15.3 million subscribers for his vlogs. And what are his fans most interested in from his personal life?
Some of the most popular videos are Caught on 360 CAM! and How to make a baby! It looks like people are most interested in Roman’s wife, right? And we are not surprised at all. She is very cute. Also coverage of various family celebrations seem to be sought after.
Roman Atwood net worth increases over the last years
- 2017: $12,700,000
- 2018: $13,000,000
- 2019: $14,000,000
- 2020: $14,500,000
Sources of income, salary
Major source of income for Atwood is online advertisement inserted into his videos. His high net worth can be mainly attributed to this, as the incredible amount of views he keeps getting translates into a lot of cash. Atwood doesn’t work a regular day job and therefore doesn’t receive salary. But does he need it? No.
Since 2013, Atwood also has his own merchandise business. He created a brand called “Smile More” and he is selling mostly branded apparel. But he also ventured into toys, stickers, and even table lamps. When it comes to clothes, him and his wife are featuring it as models. And for kids’ sizes, event their sons are put to work. Family business at it’s best.
Same as other popular YouTubers, Roman expanded also into other media. In 2016, he was part of the team creating Natural Born Pranksters movie. In the same year, he also traveled a world with his own tour. He was so far mostly off the grid in 2020, focusing probably on his family and recovering from a tragic loss still. Last year, his mother died during an accident.